Statistics for Modern-day Cities by their Former/Historical Names

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  • This quiz has been taken 58 times
  • The average score is 17 of 30

Answer Stats

Former NameHintCurrent Name% Correct
PekingAsiaBeijing
94%
Byzantium / ConstantinopleEurope / AsiaIstanbul
89%
BombayAsiaMumbai
85%
New AmsterdamNorth AmericaNew York City
83%
CalcuttaAsiaKolkata
81%
TenochtitlanNorth AmericaMexico City
81%
Petrograd / LeningradEuropeSt Petersburg
81%
SaigonAsiaHo Chi Minh City
77%
EdoAsiaTokyo
72%
Ancyra / AngoraAsiaAnkara
70%
DanzigEuropeGdánsk
68%
CantonAsiaGuangzhou
66%
AstanaAsiaNur-Sultan
66%
MadrasAsiaChennai
64%
LéopoldvilleAfricaKinshasa
64%
Tsaritsyn / StalingradEuropeVolgograd
60%
KristianiaEuropeOslo
57%
BataviaAsiaJakarta
55%
KönigsbergEuropeKaliningrad
55%
Keijō / GyeongseongAsiaSeoul
49%
SmyrnaAsiaIzmir
45%
SalisburyAfricaHarare
40%
TitogradEuropePodgorica
36%
PressburgEuropeBratislava
30%
Yerba BuenaNorth AmericaSan Francisco
30%
YorkNorth AmericaToronto
23%
RagusaEuropeDubrovnik
21%
Fort DearbornNorth AmericaChicago
19%
Ciudad TrujilloNorth AmericaSanto Domingo
19%
El Paso del NorteNorth AmericaCiudad Juárez
2%

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